Prepay Solutions launches new gift card programme for Thomas Cook
8 Feb 16
PrePay Solutions, the leading European prepaid services company, launches a new gift card solution for Thomas Cook. PrePay Solutions is assisting Thomas Cook in converting their current gift voucher business to a consumer and corporate gift card, which will be sold in-store, online and via a corporate portal and redeemed both instore and online. Both B2C and B2B gift cards will be available as a physical and digital card to further strengthen Thomas Cook’s multi channel strategy.
PrePay Solutions provide an end-to-end offering for Thomas Cook and manage all aspects of the programme, including processing, B2B managed services, B2C online and in store services, card production, replenishment and fulfilment via partnerships with SVM Global, a leading reseller and distributor of corporate gift cards and e-codes into the B2B and corporate gifting market and with CPI Card Group, a leading provider in payment card production and related services.
The new Thomas Cook gift cards are available in store and can be bought and spent online and in 830 Thomas Cook and Co-operative Travel stores. Thomas Cook are also rolling out the gift card into existing and new corporate channels over the coming weeks in readiness for the peak holiday booking season.
Ray Brash, Managing Director and Chairman of PrePay Solutions, comments:
“We are delighted to be able to partner with one of the world’s leading leisure groups and an established and trusted brand. Moving their programme from paper to plastic and digital is a big step forward. The Thomas Cook gift card programme is an exciting addition to our retail portfolio and we look forward to helping them advance their strategic goals.”
Fraser Millar, Head of Financial Services at Thomas Cook said:
“At a time when lots of people are looking at booking their dream summer holiday, we’re really excited to be able to offer the new gift card service to our customers. We are constantly looking for innovative new ways to improve our customers experience, and we hope the new gift cards will take off.”
“We are confident that the partnership between PPS, SVM and CPI will provide us with a quality product that reflects the omni-channel approach we strive to offer customers.“